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What is Employer DOT Drug Testing Supervisor Training?

What is Employer DOT Drug Testing Supervisor Training?

Transportation companies have a responsibility to their customers and clients to provide safe, reliable transport from one place to another. That applies whether you run a bus company, a limo company, an airline, or something completely different. While there are...

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When Is Drug and Alcohol Testing Performed?

When Is Drug and Alcohol Testing Performed?

Drug and alcohol testing has become an accepted thing in most workplaces, although there are several states in the country that limit an employer’s ability to test employees. The DOT also mandates only a limited range of drugs that can be screened for with these...

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Who Must Have DOT Drug and Alcohol Awareness Training?

Who Must Have DOT Drug and Alcohol Awareness Training?

All DOT companies are subject to providing employees and supervisors with DOT drug and alcohol training. For supervisors, this takes the form of reasonable suspicion and company policy implementation training. For other employees, it takes the form of DOT mandatory...

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What Is DOT Mandatory Drug & Alcohol Awareness Training?

What Is DOT Mandatory Drug & Alcohol Awareness Training?

Transportation companies employ safety-sensitive employees. These might be airline pilots, bus drivers, railroad engineers, or some other type of professional. However, all employees of DOT companies play an important role in safeguarding passengers and customers. DOT...

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Understanding Non-DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing Programs

Understanding Non-DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing Programs

When it comes to DOT-related companies, the federal government sets very strict standards in the way of drug and alcohol training and testing. How do non-DOT drug and alcohol testing program requirements vary from those, though? Actually, there are several key...

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Who Is Required to Take DOT Drug Testing Supervisor Training?

Who Is Required to Take DOT Drug Testing Supervisor Training?

Drug and alcohol abuse cause serious problems, both in the lives of those dealing with addiction and substance abuse problems and for employers. In the realm of transportation companies, these problems become particularly frightening – the impact of alcohol or drug...

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The Importance of Drug & Alcohol Testing

The Importance of Drug & Alcohol Testing

The average workplace seems safe enough at first glance. Whether you’re speaking of a store in a shopping mall or an office, it’s a pretty benign environment. However, hidden threats lurk that can affect both physical safety and the company itself. Drug and alcohol...

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Why Consider Enrolling in Drug and Alcohol Testing Courses?

Why Consider Enrolling in Drug and Alcohol Testing Courses?

Finding a rewarding career today can be difficult. However, if you’ve wanted to work in the medical industry and be on the cusp of developing technology, enrolling in drug and alcohol testing courses might be a good idea. What might you expect by becoming a drug and...

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Why Is Drug and Alcohol Testing in the Workplace Necessary?

Why Is Drug and Alcohol Testing in the Workplace Necessary?

We’ve all been there before. You’re interviewing for a new job. The hirer likes your resume and the interview has gone well. However, in the end, the hirer tells you that while they’d love to bring you on board, you have to pass a drug test first. Pre-employment drug...

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Who Needs DOT Drug and Alcohol Training?

Who Needs DOT Drug and Alcohol Training?

Drug and alcohol training has become pretty common across the board these days. Most businesses have some sort of policy detailing their stance on alcohol and drug use on the property, and most also practice random drug testing in an attempt to create a safer...

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Who Should Consider DOT Drug and Alcohol Training?

Who Should Consider DOT Drug and Alcohol Training?

Any number of threats can be present in the workplace, particularly with a transportation company. However, while vehicle safety, operator training, vehicle maintenance, and safety checks are all important, so is safeguarding against drug and alcohol abuse. In the...

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Understanding DOT Drug and Alcohol Training

Understanding DOT Drug and Alcohol Training

Transportation companies have a significant responsibility to their customers and the public as a whole. It’s essential that a drug and alcohol free workplace is maintained. However, that can be difficult to do, particularly in the transportation industry. It’s hard...

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Professional Drug Screen Certification Options

Professional Drug Screen Certification Options

The drug screening industry has grown exponentially in recent years. This is due to several factors, including the realization that a drug and alcohol-free workplace is more conducive to health and safety, and new government and industry regulations for transportation...

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How Long Does DOT Drug and Alcohol Training Last?

How Long Does DOT Drug and Alcohol Training Last?

Transpiration companies are required to comply with Department of Transportation mandates in terms DOT drug and alcohol training. However, many companies aren’t completely sure what this training is, how long it should take or who is required to complete the program....

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How Do You Become DOT Specimen Collector?

How Do You Become DOT Specimen Collector?

There are numerous career possibilities within the field of DOT drug testing. Transportation companies are under a significant burden to ensure their employees are drug and alcohol free, and the US government’s regulations mean that there is constant work in this...

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Drug Testing Training Prepares You for a Rewarding Career

Drug Testing Training Prepares You for a Rewarding Career

For those seeking a fulfilling career with plenty of potentials, drug testing training can give you the starting point you need. Why has drug testing become so popular? To understand that, you must understand the roles that these professionals fill. DOT and Non-DOT...

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